Serving for March 7, 2013
March 6, 2013 2:50PM
Updated: April 8, 2013 6:10AM
Here is a look at what Southlanders are accomplishing in the military.
News includes Oak Lawn, Lansing, Chicago and Palos Heights.
Walls promoted to master sergeant
Darnell S. Walls has been promoted to master sergeant in the U.S. Air Force. Walls is the assistant chief of training assigned to the 628th Air Base Wing at Charleston Air Force Base in South Carolina and has served in the military for 16 years. He is the son of Isabella and Luther C. Grayer, both of Oak Lawn.
Fulbright graduates military training
Air Force Airman Jonathan A. Fulbright graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. He is a 2005 graduate of American School in Lansing.
Downes graduates combat training
Army Pfc. Matthew J. Downes graduated from basic combat training at Fort Leonard Wood in Waynesville, Mo. He is the son of Mary Downes, of Chicago; and Joe Downes, of Palos Heights. Downes is a 2009 graduate of St. Rita High School in Chicago.
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